Specialist Tax Graduate Trainee

Birmingham, Reading
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Our clients look to us not only to save money, but also to ensure they are operating within the law. Working in the tax team, it's about interpreting complex legislation and delivering solutions in a way that the client understands. Tax is a cost to their business and we, at Grant Thornton, are here to operate efficiently, to manage that.

We hire trainees into several different specialised areas of tax: Tax Investigations, Entrepreneurial & Private Client Services, VAT, Financial Services, Financial Planning, Employer Solutions, Property Tax, Property and Transfer Pricing and Large International Tax. We currently have roles available in the following locations:

Birmingham - Global Mobility Solutions
Reading - VAT

To find out some more about the specific areas of tax head to our website: http://bit.ly/1dm8zxg

What you'll be doing

When you start as a graduate trainee, you will start off learning the basics; carrying out technical research, producing tax computations, advising clients on their tax requirements and negotiating with HM Revenue & Customs. As you gain more experience, you will then be able to move into the challenging world of consultancy.

You will be expected to:

  • assist clients with their tax compliance regulations
  • complete tax returns and computations
  • liaise with tax authorities, third parties and clients where appropriate
  • provide support on planning projects and research technical issues such as asset/business sales, succession planning and non-residence issues
  • establish good working relationships with colleagues and clients

Education and Qualifications

Strong academics essential. As well as academic success we're looking for interesting candidates who can show that they've done some great things within their personal and professional lives too. We're looking for well-rounded candidates who connect with our brand, values and culture and want to make a difference right from the start.

Job information

Firm: Grant Thornton

Location: Birmingham, Reading


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